Bird Walk and Invasive Plant Removal on the Blue Mash Nature Trail

  • 04/17/2011
  • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Laytonsville, MD

Sponsoring Organizations: Montgomery County Sierra Club, Montgomery County Bird Club, and the Department of Environmental Protection

Join us for a beginner's bird walk (8:00 a.m.) followed by invasive plant removal (9:30 a.m.) on Sunday, April 17. This is a chance to observe the relationship between bird diversity and habitat, remove invasive plants, and return the area into a birding hot spot.

Bring: Tools are limited so please bring clippers, saws, and loppers. Long sleeves, pants, comfortable walking shoes or boots, hat, water, gloves, sunscreen, insect repellent, and binoculars are recommended.

More Information: Sierra Club,

Directions: Meet at the Zion Road park entrance between Brookeville and Riggs Roads. Free. 20500 Zion Road, Laytonsville, MD.

RSVP: 301-919-6060 or

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